Oktober (1997)

UK, 2 April 1997-16 April 1997
1 series, 3 episodes, average 50m
colour, 4:3
stereo, English

A British science fiction television series created by Stephen Gallagher.


An innocent schoolteacher, Jim Harper, finds himself drawn into an international conspiracy when he accidentally discovers a drug that acts upon the shared unconscious. Pursued by agents of the corporation behind the drug, Harper goes on the run but can’t be sure of what’s real and what is hallucination.

Alternative Titles

Oktober – Blutspur ins Jenseits – German title


2 April 1998
9 April 1998
16 April 1998


Dreamwatch no.44 pp.67-68 – illustrated article
Eyepiece vol.18 no.6 (December 1997/January 1998) p.12 – credits, production note
Interzone no.131 (May 1998) p.30 – review (by Wendy Bradley)
Radio Times vol.297 no.3871 (18 April 1998) p.122 – illustrated review
TV Zone no.10 (May 1998) pp.26-29 – illustrated production notes, interview

Encyclopedia of TV Science Fiction p.371 – credits, synopsis